Manis And Pedis Under R250

Looking great doesn’t have to cost a fortune. Try one of these bargain beauty treatments for under R250 – you and your bank account deserve it.


Chianti is an intimate beauty salon with state-of-the-art equipment. Although Chianti specialises in Dermalogica facials, slimming, endermologie and massages, nail services are also available at a pretty reasonable rate. The experienced beauty therapists at Chianti use only the finest quality nail products, such as Essie and Gelish, and offer customers a choice between classic or French manis and pedis. If you’re a bit pressed for time and money, Chianti has an express buff and paint treatment that’ll do the trick.

Classic Manicure – R175 / French Manicure – R185 Classic Pedicure – R200 / French Pedicure – R210 Essie Gel Manicure or Pedicure – R160 each Buff and Paint – R90

Details: 353 Elizabeth Grove, Lynnwood / 012 361 2570 /

Supreme Beauty

Supreme Beauty Salon is a one-stop shop for a variety of beauty treatments and specialised Nimue skincare regimes. At this Perotie East salon you can enjoy your pampering session in a comfortable and tranquil environment, at the hands of qualified beauticians.

Supreme Beauty Salon has a nail service menu that includes manicures, pedicures, bio-sculptured nails as well as acrylic nails. If you’re on a budget, opt for the 90-minute manicure with a gel tip or a 90-minute French pedicure to get the best value for your spend. The paraffin treatments at Supreme Beauty are also pretty good value: a 90-minute paraffin mani or 100-minute paraffin pedi for under R250 each.

Mani & Gel Tip – R200 French Pedi – R220 Paraffin Mani – R220 / Pedi – R230

Details: 824 Petrick Avenue, Faerie Glen / 012 993 0741 /


Sorbet has a broad selection of nail treatments that won’t cost you an arm and a leg. Budget-friendly nail services include a Quickie (file, buff and paint) or a Mini-Me (no fuss but full on) treatment. Take your pick from the OPI, Morgan Taylor, Vinylux, Gelish or in-house Sorbet Nail Polish Collection product ranges for your Sorbet mani or pedi.

Sorbet has 20 salons, nail bars and dry bars all over Pretoria – check out the Sorbet website to locate your nearest branch for a variety of affordable beauty treatments.

Sorbet Longwear Quickie Mani – R110 / Pedi – R115 OPI Quickie Mani – R115 / Pedi – R125 Morgan Taylor Mini-Me Mani – R195 / Pedi – R200 No Paint Mani – R180 / Pedi – R235


Dream Nails

Dream Nails is a salon where your beauty dreams come true. Whether you’re looking for a polished professional look or a funky and fun-filled finish, Dream Nails can create it. With a nail service menu that covers everything from overlays to sculptured nails to nail art, you’ll definitely find something that suits your beauty budget. Our value-for-money picks include the signature 30-minute Dream Mani and 60-minute Dream Pedi as well as the Buff & Gel Polish.

Dream Mani – R170 / Pedi – R240 Buff and Gel Polish Mani or Pedi – R220 each Buff and Gel French Polish Mani or Pedi – R240 each

Details: Centurion Mall / 012 663 8470 /


Placecol is a skincare clinic that actively works to affect a positive change in the world through self-improvement, self-empowerment and increasing the self-esteem of customers. Beyond a variety of skin treatments and facial boosters, Placecol’s services also include a Fresh Hands and Feet section. Treatment options from the Fresh Hands and Feet services are limited but effective and affordable.

There are Placecol Clinics located all over the city. Go to the Placecol website to find the clinic nearest to you.

Manicure (45 min) – R190 Pedicure (60 min) – R240


Perfect 10

Perfect 10 is a modern nail and beauty concept based on the latest international trends in the industry. Perfect 10’s broad selection of services includes everything from pampering to plucking to pedicures. Budget-savvy nail treatments include the 30-minute Express Mani, Royal Hand Ceremony Mani and Perfect 10 Pedi.

Perfect 10 branches are located in Hatfield Plaza and Irene Village Mall.

Express Mani – R150 Royal Hand Ceremony – R220 Pedi – R240


By Jana van der Linde